the act of a mortgage or pledge. Contemporary Examples foreclosure starts, according to the report, were at their lowest level since 2007. Housing Comeback Continues! Matthew Zeitlin November 14, 2012 Johnson cautioned that at the neighborhood level, foreclosure rates produce “small, marginal effects on the overall turnout rate.” Lower Voting Rates in Neighborhoods Hit By […]
the policy or practice of showing hostility toward foreigners, foreign customs, etc.
strict adherence to, or observance of, prescribed or traditional forms, as in music, poetry, and art. Religion. strong attachment to external forms and observances. Ethics. a doctrine that acts are in themselves right or wrong regardless of consequences. Logic, Mathematics. a doctrine, which evolved from a proposal of David Hilbert, that mathematics, including the logic […]
(of a coating, process, or the like) preventing the accumulation of barnacles, algae, etc., on underwater surfaces: The makers now use an antifouling chemical on all marine hulls. adjective (of a paint or other coating) inhibiting the growth of barnacles and other marine organisms on a ship’s bottom noun an antifouling paint or other coating